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Start Date 15-08-2024
Apply Before 01-07-2024
Duration 4 years
Location Lithuania
Format Full Time
Course Fee € 3800

Key Information
Key Information

  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU), Kaunas, Lithuania
  • BSc in Health Sciences, Physiotherapist
  • On Campus, Full time
  • Duration: 4 years
  • 15 August
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Overview
Overview

The degree programme Physiotherapy is the movement therapy. The study programme prepares physiotherapists to be able to apply the latest scientific knowledge in examination and evaluation of patient’s functional state and physical capacity, in treating people recovering from injuries or illnesses with the help of movement and physical factors, maintaining their health and physical condition.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Work as physiotherapists at different public and private health care institutions: hospitals, outpatient clinics, rehabilitation, social rehabilitation facilities, wellness centers, private clinics, supportive and nursing institutions, sports clubs licensed to provide health care.
  • Continue your education by entering Master’s programmes “Health Promotion and Rehabilitation” and specialize in Clinical Physiotherapy, Sports Physiotherapy, Health Promotion through Physical Exercises, Pediatric Rehabilitation or Advanced Occupational Therapy.

Program Structure
Program Structure

What you will learn each year: Year 1
  • Introduction to Studies,
  • Promotion of Personal Health,
  • Inter-Professional Communication,
  • Cytology,
  • Genetics,
  • First Aid,
  • Fundamentals of Physiotherapy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics,
  • Basics of Latin professional Terminology,
  • Lithuanian (Foreign) Language,
  • Sociology,
  • Anatomy,
  • Physiology,
  • Psychology
Year 2
  • Biochemistry,
  • Physiotherapy Diagnosis,
  • Professional language,
  • Biomechanics,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Methods of Physiotherapy,
  • Pathology,
  • Clinical practice I,
  • Basics of Ergonomic,
  • Kinesiology,
  • Elective course
Year 3
  • Nervous Disease and Physiotherapy,
  • Physical Agents,
  • Internal Diseases and Physiotherapy,
  • Motor Control,
  • Fundamentals of Radiology,
  • Kinesiology of Muscles Chains,
  • Social Medicine and Health Care Management,
  • Massage,
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders and Physiotherapy,
  • Clinical practice II,
  • Aquatic Physiotherapy,
  • Elective course
Year 4
  • Informatics and Basics of Scientific Research,
  • Rehabilitation,
  • Geriatrics and Physiotherapy,
  • Obstetrics,
  • Gynecology and Physiotherapy,
  • Clinical practice III,
  • Pediatric Diseases and Physiotherapy,
  • Clinical practice IV,
  • Elective course,
  • Final Work,
  • Final Exam.

Acceptance Conditions
Acceptance Conditions

  1. Matriculation / School Leaving Certificate approved by the governmental authorities
  2.  Transcripts of high school/ senior secondary school courses verifying successful completion of General Biology and General Chemistry. For Health Psychology study programme - Mathematics and General Biology
  3. Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar.
  4. Motivation letter;
  5. Passport or ID copy;
  6.  One passport-type photograph (3x4 cm);
  7. Application fee 150 EUR (nonrefundable).

Fees And Funding
Fees And Funding

Full time studies: € 3,800 / Year

Contact Name: Ausra Surantiene

Number: 865908381

E-mail: Ausra.surantiene@lsmuni.lt